Women engaged in dressmaking by Utagawa,Yoshikazu Buttons
Foreign women engaged in dressmaking By Utagawa, Yoshikazu, Gaikokujin ifuku shitate no zu Japanese print shows a foreign woman using a sewing machine while her husband and children sit together in the background.
Yoshikazu Utagawa was born in Edo (Tokyo) where he stayed for the rest of his life. He started as a pupil of Kuniyoshi Utagawa. Yoshikazu is a major printmaker of the Yokohama school. His favorite subjects were foreigners and foreign manners. He often signed his prints with Ichikawa Yoshikazu.